[whatwg] Race condition in media load algorithm
ian at hixie.ch
Mon Aug 2 12:11:53 PDT 2010
On Mon, 2 Aug 2010, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> So the model is that there are asynchronous tasks but there are also
> things that run after the "current asynchronous task" finishes?
It's a little more detailed than that, but yes, that describes the event
> How are we defining "current asynchronous task" and "finish"?
In terms of the event loop algorithm:
> How does this setup handle cases when the "current asynchronous task"
> spins the event loop, if at all?
The spinning of the event loop is also defined in terms of the event loop
in a manner that strictly defines this:
Ian Hickson U+1047E )\._.,--....,'``. fL
http://ln.hixie.ch/ U+263A /, _.. \ _\ ;`._ ,.
Things that are impossible just take longer. `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'
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